The shame of emergency care for kids

Buckley, J.
January 1992
U.S. News & World Report;1/27/92, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p34
Discusses how most hospitals and rescue squads aren't really prepared to deal with children's medical crises. Recollection of various cases in which children have been misdiagnosed, and have died as a result. A middle-class dilemma; Children should not be treated as adults; The training gap in various pediatric residency programs; The danger of delays in medical treatment. INSET: How Los Angeles does it right.;What every parent should know....


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